Target Adding Clothing For Adults With Special Needs

Original Post by Disability Scoop by Shaun Heasley | January 31, 2018 Target is expanding its clothing options for people with disabilities beyond children with a new collection of jeans and tops in adult sizes. The retailer said it will roll out sensory-friendly and...

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Trump Signs Family Caregivers Act

by Michelle Diament | January 25, 2018 Rosemarie Hughes helps her son, Chris Cook, who has intellectual disabilities, pack for a trip. The federal government will establish a strategy to help support the nation's family caregivers under a new law signed this week....

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Airbnb Acquires Site Offering Accessible Accommodations

by Carolyn Said, San Francisco Chronicle/TNS | November 17, 2017 Airbnb said it is buying Accomable, a website that lists accessible lodging options. (Flickr) Airbnb has sometimes come under fire for lack of access for travelers with disabilities. The home-stay...

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Happy Birthday Mary Carol!

On Thursday, December 21, 2017 we had the honor of celebrating a very special birthday at URS! Mary Carol Bristow, daughter of Marge Bristow, turned 71 yesterday so we all gathered together to sing Happy Birthday and enjoy some delicious cake in her honor! Her mother,...

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WDTN-TV: 2017 Telethon Stories

URS Adult Services Help Families in the Miami Valley DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  United Rehabilitation Services, also known as URS, provides for the needs of hundreds of children with disabilities here in the Miami Valley but what happens when those kids grow up? That’s...

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November is National Family Caregivers Month

Caregiving is often times a 24/7 job and URS is here to help! URS is offering a new Caregiver Support Group for both caregivers and parents of children and adults with disabilities. Both groups offer a therapeutic atmosphere and structured program that is facilitated...

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Target Unveils Clothing For Kids With Special Needs

Original Post by Disability Scoop by Shaun Heasley | August 17, 2017 Target is offering new clothing designed to better accommodate children with special needs. (Thinkstock) Target is rolling out a collection of sensory-friendly apparel for children and says adaptive...

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Young's Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour this weekend!

Let the weekend of fun begin! The cyclists in the Young's Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour are on their way to Ada, Ohio for a beautiful 2-day ride from Young's Jersey Dairy! Thanks to all of the sponsors, cyclists and donors for helping raise money for 4 local charities...

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